Sorry. it's over. 3 people everyday of the conference will be chosen to receive a prize package,including these great items. Look for an email--it could be you!
3 ROSARY WRAP BRACELETS:
1). GOLD AND CREAM QUARTZ .Swarovski pearls and topaz crystals accent the quartz Paters, which are surrounded by gold plated bead caps, spacers, and a diamond cut cross.
2). GREEN AND BLACK PORCELAIN -- . Sterling silver spacers, Swarovski pearls, pewter rondelles, cross, and heart charm make this the perfect piece of sacred jewelry for your upcoming St. Patrick's Day celebrations!
3). RED CLOISONNE -- Red and green cloissone Aves add a cheerful dash of color beside the brass rondelles, Swarovski crystals, and gold-plated, diamond-cut cross of this dainty, one decade, rosary wrap bracelet.
All courtesy of, "AveMomma."
You'll be ready to celebrate a more meaningful Christmas next year with this 12 Days of Christmas Ornament Kit. These ornaments show the hidden Catechism lesson that were the original meaning behind the 12 Days of Christmas song that we all know. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cP4GDlwK4cQ Courtesy of Rebecca Even
'One to Share' CD of the Month Club for 6 months. That is 2 copies of the CD of the month. (One for yourself and one to share--a great way to evangelize!) (Four winners will receive this.) Courtesy of
Cathletix Volume One is a unique fitness routine that combines a series of strengthening stretches with recitation of the Rosary in Latin. Work out all of the core muscle groups with our highly-qualified instructor leading you all the way. Improve your flexibility, balance, and stamina. For those individuals with physical limitations, adaptations are provided.
Cathletix Volume II is an invigorating routine that combines Pilates exercises with gentle stretches. Classical Catholic hymns play in the background as our physical therapist leads you through the workout at three different levels. Improve your strength, balance, flexibility, and posture as you follow the routine that matches your fitness level. This DVD also contains a beautiful version of the Divine Mercy chaplet. Listen to the calming cadence of the chaplet as you relax and regroup after your workout. Join us and you'll agree - Cathletix is the best hour of your day!!
Courtesy of Cathletix. _
One audio CD, The Luminous Mysteries. The second of the 4-volume set of the Mysteries of the Rosary (approx 30 minutes). One copy of The Ministry of Jesus, the companion coloring book to The Luminous Mysteries CD. Artwork created by a team of former Disney animators, led by John Webber. Text by Ken and Virginia Davison, reviewed for theological accuracy by Fr Juan Diego Brunetta, OP. 32 pages, 8 x 11 inches. Courtesy of Holy Heroes.
$25 Gift Card.
Courtesy of Mystic Monk Coffee
This is a precious aqua blue rosary with touches of green, gold, and pastel pink. Reminiscent of another era, the pink swirls look like delicate roses. The beads have a handmade quality with variations in roses, leaves, and gold flecks. The large oblong faceted glass beads make it easy to keep your prayer fingers on track. The centerpiece features a Madonna and Child Jesus. Value: $45.95. Courtesy of:the Catholic Company.
Written by: Brian Burch, Emily Stimpson In this page-a-day history, 365 inspiring
stories celebrate the historic contributions of American men and women shaped by their Catholic faith. From famous figures to lesser-known saints and sinners, The American Catholic Almanac tells the fascinating, funny, uplifting, and unlikely tales of Catholics’ influence on American history, culture, and politics. - See more Courtesy of Image, a division of Penguin Random House
Today, many mothers know that the medical evidence in favor of breastfeeding is overwhelming: your milk nourishes your baby and boosts his immunity; your warm, reassuring maternal embrace fosters his early mental and emotional development.
But the spiritual reasons for breastfeeding are just as strong. Citing priests and popes, author Sheila Kippley here shows that nursing is not only the best way to ensure your baby’s health and proper psychological development; it’s an integral part of your vocation as a Catholic mother. Courtesy of NFPInternational.
A Caregiver’s Journey of Hope
Stranded out in the middle of the cold and dark ocean, treading water with her infant daughter in her arms, Eileen Benthal heard a voice that taught her how to let go and learn to breathe, even while she felt like she was drowning.This recurring nightmare-turned vision-which started before her infant daughter was diagnosed with a rare neurological disease, gave Eileen a hopeful perspective on years of intense trials.Courtesy of Jeanie Ewing.
In My Sisters the Saints, author Colleen Carroll Campbell blends her personal narrative of spiritual seeking, trials, stumbles, and breakthroughs with the stories of six women saints who profoundly changed her life: Teresa of Avila, Therese of Lisieux, Faustina of Poland, Edith Stein of Germany, Mother Teresa of Calcutta, and Mary of Nazareth. Drawing upon the rich writings and examples of these extraordinary women, the author reveals Christianity's liberating power for women and the relevance of the saints to the lives of contemporary Christians. - See more Courtesy of Image, a division of Penguin Random House.
Bring the Holy Land to Your Kitchen Table! The savory cuisine of the Holy Land will bring new flavor to your table and new meaning to your faith. Gather round and let the incomparable Catholic Foodie, Jeff Young, show you how to prepare delectable recipes, while he shares fascinating stories of food and faith in the Holy Land. From family recipes at home... to recipes gathered from professional chefs in the Holy Land... to new Holy-Land-inspired dishes, The Catholic Foodie will show you how. Courtesy of Jeff Young, the Catholic Foodie.
Popular Catholic blogger and speaker Sarah A. Reinhard presents the first book to accompany expectant mothers from conception to baptism with weekly reflections and prayers rooted in the mysteries of the Rosary and related to the baby's physical development.Designed to help expectant mothers embrace pregnancy as an opportunity for spiritual growth, A Catholic Mother's Companion to Pregnancy prepares mothers for the trials and joys of pregnancy, childbirth, baptism, and, ultimately, motherhood. Courtesy of the Snoring Scholar._
The demon Slubgrip has been demoted to teach Popular Culture 101 at Bowelbages University. Meanwhile he is plotting with his old friend, the demon Knobswart to overthrow the University Administration. Courtesy of Fr. Dwight Longenecker.
Apparently He’s talking to other people. You hear them say things like, “I just feel like God is telling me [enter amazing guidance or comfort].” So what’s the deal? Why won’t God talk to you? Well, I think God already IS talking to you. The trick is knowing how to listen. In this book, through practical, down-to-earth explanations and real-life examples, you will learn how to start hearing God. Once you know how to listen, I think you will be amazed at what you hear. Courtesy of Jenni DeWitt_
Experiencing stress can be frustrating, upsetting, or downright debilitating. Managing it, however, can provide a new source of energy, accomplishment - and everyday application of the Faith. Managing Stress with the Help of Your Catholic Faith helps readers confront, understand, and overcome challenges. Through the teachings and Traditions of the Church, it explores the causes of stress, explains ways to identify personal stress triggers, and delivers realistic, helpful tools for coping. Written for individuals and support groups. Courtesy of Mary Lou Rosien.
Are your fears, weaknesses, doubts, and anger keeping you from intimacy with Christ? Do you struggle with despair? Let St. Therese teach you perfect trust. Learn how Therese of Lisieux trusted God through tragedy, scruples, spiritual darkness, and physical suffering. Connie Rossini pairs episodic stories from the saint's life with memories of her own quest to trust. With Sacred Scripture, the Catechism of the Catholic Church, and insights from psychology, Rossini leads readers to surrender their lives completely to Jesus. Practical and accessible, Trusting God with St. Therese includes questions for reflection that make it perfect for book clubs and faith-sharing groups. Courtesy of Connie Rossini.
Following the same easy-to-use format as Evening Prayerbook, this book contains Compline (Night Prayer) for every night of the year! The difficulties of praying the breviary are eliminated in this beautiful edition that offers the whole of Night Prayer on two facing pages, making the official prayer of the Church accessible to all. Includes a liturgical calendar and a quick tutorial. Courtesy of the St.Thomas More House of Prayer.
50% off discount for whatever plan is chosen for 6 months
PiusMedia is your source for movies depicting the lives of the saints, children’s movies, educational tools for Religious Education teachers, conversion stories from the greatest apologists, Catholic-friendly Hollywood movies, and some great old television series. Courtesy of PiusMedia. (3 awarded)
Come My Beloved: Inspiring Stories of Catholic Courtship is a celebration of faith and enduring love. This compilation includes 12 courtship/dating stories which will inspire, captivate and entertain readers. Included are the following stories: A widow with eight children meets a widower with six children; a woman prays to God for a husband and years later, finds herself falling in love with a seminarian; a man asks his live-in girlfriend “What if we stopped having sex?” and is greeted with tears of joy; an atheist falls in love with her Catholic Prince Charming; a couple meet through a Christian introduction service. What these couples have in common is a deep faith in God and faithfulness to the Catholic Church's teachings.
Courtesy of Quiver Full Publishing.
LOVE WITH ALL MY MIGHT is a book for children that tells the story of a growing family through the eyes of a little girl and her evening prayers. Through beautiful illustrations and gentle rhythmic words, a Catholic culture of love and prayer is communicated to the readers. From adoring our Lord in the Eucharist to being tucked in at night, your child will recognize these familiar moments and will want to read this book again and again. By Jenny G. Ryan and Ben Hastings. Courtesy of Jenny. See a preview of the book here: www.lovewithallmymight.com
This booklet, "Homeschooling, simpliﬁed: Dictation" is the ﬁrst in a series of little books designed to simplify your homeschooling journey. Through dictation, children learn penmanship, reading, spelling, grammar, critical thinking and so much more in one short (5-15 minutes) daily lesson. Courtesy Bonnie Landry (2 copies)
Excellent writing skills are developed through practice and the mastery of small steps. The ideas for writing, however, are developed through the exposure to great ideas and introspection. This little booklet will help parents develop critical thinking with their children. Through thoughtful and well modelled reading, writing skills are fostered. Resources and recommendations for developing reading and writing are addressed. Courtesy of Bonnie Landry. (2 copies)
Chocolate chip math is a little booklet for homeschooling parents. Directed at the primary grades, math is presented in a simple and joyful way. In a five or ten minute lesson, the basics of arithmetic can be taught with ease. And yumminess. Courtesy Bonnie Landry. (2 copies)
In this inspiring book, beloved author Patrick Ahern looks at the teachings of St. Thérèse of Lisieux, the Little Flower, through the lens of his own personal experiences in which this "saint for our times" played such an important role for more than seventy years. With honesty and humility, he delves into the transformational love that infused her faith, led her to be named one of only four female Doctors of the Catholic Church, and gave Ahern’s own journey direction and meaning. - See more. Courtesy of Image, a division of Penguin Random House
You don't live in a cloister or a monastery, but you take your prayer life seriously and want to explore ways to pray regularly and better. The Liturgy of the Hours, aka Divine Office, is one of those ways--and according to the Catholic Church, one of the very best. Long considered the sole territory of priests and religious, the digital revolution has made the Liturgy of the Hours accessible to everyone. But for those of us who find it a little intimidating, Daria Sockey provides a solid overview to this ancient prayer practice. Also courtesy of Daria Sockey (2 copies)
Pray with the Pope! This "Prayer Care Package" from the Apostleship of Prayer offers colorful, loving materials to accompany you and your children on your journey ever closer to the Heart of Jesus. $25 value. Courtesy of Apostleship of Prayer.
Mary Lou Rosien's Catholic Family Boot Camp is a 30-day-devotional intended to build virtue within the family unit. The virtues developed include: hope, love, justice, prudence, temperance, fortitude and faith. Daily Scripture readings and suggested tasks make the devotional easy to follow. There is no right or wrong day or time to start the boot camp-the important thing is to start! Mary Lou invites all "boot campers" to join her at www.CatholicFamilyBootcamp.com to ask questions, share _ideas and just have fun! Courtesy of Mary Lou.
The Princess Guide uses fairy tales—specifically the stories of three princesses (Snow White, Cinderella, and Sleeping Beauty)—to inspire young women to dignity, femininity, and fervent faith. With a timeless yet relevant voice, it explores issues important to women today. Scenes from the fairy tales are the backdrop for a new way to look at beauty, vocation, sexuality and chastity, modesty in fashion, and friendship. Personal stories and passages from Scripture, the wisdom of the saints, and the Catechism of the Catholic Church help you discover the princess within. Donated by Jennessa Terraccino
Sex: What Your Parents Didn't Tell You encourages parents to end the legacy of silence that leaves so many young people to learn about sex from all the wrong sources. Author Michael Rittenhouse takes his cue from Theology of the Body, showing that just as all human creatures have an appetite for food, we also have an appetite for sex. And just as our culture is awash in junk food, we’re facing a glut of sexual misinformation distracting us from true fulfillment.
Drawing on truthful teachings from both the secular and Judeo-Christian viewpoints, Sex details a healthy sexuality in terms anyone can grasp. Courtesy of Michael Rittenhouse. (8 copies)
Emily's Hope is the gripping story of one young woman's physical, emotional, spiritual journey from high school to adulthood. Interspersed throughout the story are flashbacks to Emily's great-grandmother's troubled life, with a climax culminating in the surprising revelation that Emily and her great-grandmother are connected more deeply than by ancestral ties alone. Based on a true story. Courtesy of Ellen Gable
Motherhood is so demanding, it s easy to become a Martha always worried about the next thing we have to do and rarely choosing the better part, as Martha's sister Mary did.Tami Kiser understands. She's a busy mom of nine who juggles teaching at her children's parish school, volunteering at her parish, running a household, and many other responsibilities. This is the book that can help any frazzled Martha become more spiritually focused, more holistically fulfilled, and more mentally prepared than ever before. Discover practical tips that will help save time and your sanity. Courtesy of Smart Martha Ministries.(4 copies)
For those struggling to achieve or improve nurturing and healthy relationships, Catholic Women's Guide to Healthy Relationships is a virtual coach, guiding you to new heights and to successfully face obstacles that make having phenomenal relationships impossible. In these CD sets , author Christina M. Weber, MS, enumerates 12 supernatural keys based on the principles of Catholic faith that will help anyone better good relationships or tackle troublesome situations with a loved one. Courtesy of Christina Weber._ (5 sets)
Stealing Jenny is a smoothly written, chilling tale of gripping suspense. There are terrifying moments and heart-wrenching moments. Catholic faith and hope are tested. Above all, the sacredness and privilege of precious new life is made indisputably evident.After three heartbreaking miscarriages, Tom and Jenny Callahan are happily anticipating the birth of their sixth child. Their neighbor, however, is secretly hatching a sinister plot which will find Jenny and her unborn baby fighting for their lives. Courtesy of Ellen Gable.
$90 Gift Certificate
Good towards one consultation at St. Raphael's Nutrition._
If you are a middle-school catechist or homeschooler looking go a tried-and-tested way to use the Bible to teach the Catholic faith, this is the book for you. The Bible Tells Me So recounts one year of Bible-based Catholic teaching for 6th graders, featuring both Bible-sourced Catechesis, and the give-and-take between teacher and students. It's intended to provide a firm Scriptural foundation for today's Catholic children, and give them an invaluable familiarity with the Bible and their faith at the same time.
Courtesy of Christian LeBlanc
This is a bible study written by Ellen Mongan, mother of 8 children. It covers every aspect of motherhood, from toilet training to weddings. It provides scripture, prayers, and study questions for a group study. Courtesy of Ellen Mongan.
Do you want to organize your life? Are your days driving you crazy? Do you wonder how you can find more time to get done the things that need to be done? Do you want a good prayer life with set times every day to pray? Would you like to feel more peace and joy in your home?If you answered YES to any of the above questions, then this book is what you need! Whether you have two children or ten children, if your days are disorganized, you can benefit from this book. Courtesy of Laura Dominick.
If you enjoy writing and are ready to take your practice to the next level, then you’re ready for the Write to Christ guided spiritual writing program. A spiritual journal is your tool to create an ongoing dialog with the Lord. Explore your faith through guided writing techniques and reflections designed to enhance spiritual growth. Write to Christ will allow you to review your own personal spiritual milestones, gain perspective and learn to recognize and appreciate God’s presence in your life.
From the Christian Mompreneur Network, Courtesy of Theresa Cennicola.
Looking for a way to bring your family together in faith and fun, but not sure where to start? Discover how game night meets Catholicism in this guidebook of activities with strategies and suggestions for fun family engagement – with one another and with faith! Adaptable ideas for storytelling, arts & crafts, meals, outdoor adventures, places to go... these are just some of the ways families can bond and deepen their faith, building a “domestic church” of their very own! Courtesy of Sarah Reinhard. (2 copies)
Pope Francis has called human trafficking "an open wound on the body of contemporary society." In this monograph, Elise Graveline Hilton discusses both the economic and moral fall-out of modern-day slavery. Courtesy of Elise Hilton._
What would you do if your worst fear came true? In Forty Days Jenni DeWitt tells the story of her family’s journey through the nightmare of childhood cancer. With raw honesty, quick wit, and humor she reminds us that even on the darkest days we can still see the light. A portion of all book sales will be donated to childhood cancer research.
Courtesy of Jenni DeWitt